Gregory J Dehmer, MD, FACC, FAHA, FACP, FSCAI, is a Professor of Medicine at Texas A&M University College of Medicine and Director of the Cardiology Division at the Scott & White Clinic in Temple. He maintains an active practice in addition to his local and national administrative responsibilities. He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and interventional cardiology, and specializes in interventional cardiology. He is Past President of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI). Professor Dehmer has served on the writing committees of several national guidelines and the Editorial Boards of several cardiology journals, including Circulation, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, and the American Journal of Cardiology, and has published more than 170 articles and book chapters. Professor Dehmer received his MD from the University of Wisconsin and completed his training in internal medicine and cardiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas.